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Public Administration Schools
In Milwaukee, Wisconsin

There are 3 public administration schools in Milwaukee for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the public administration academic community in Milwaukee, and the future trends. Academia in public administration includes public administration training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Public Administration Employment

Milwaukee 2,230
Wisconsin 9,530

Of the 9,530 public administration professionals employed in Wisconsin, 2,230 work in Milwaukee. The number of public administration professionals in Milwaukee has grown by 23% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of public administration professionals in Milwaukee has increased, overall employment in Milwaukee has also increased.

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Public Administration employment growth

8,600 8,840 9,600 9,260 9,530
1,810 1,910 2,230 2,270 2,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Milwaukee

Public Administration VS. All professions salaries in Milwaukee

$82,300 $83,947 $99,265 $103,263 $112,843
$40,030 $41,490 $42,980 $44,080 $45,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration in Milwaukee
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Milwaukee

Salaries for public administration professionals in Milwaukee have increased. In 2010 Milwaukee public administration professionals earned an average yearly salary of $112,843. Four years earlier in 2006, public administration professionals in Milwaukee made an average salary of $82,300 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Milwaukee.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Milwaukee

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25th percentile
50th percentile
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90th percentile

Public administration professionals in Milwaukee make a median yearly salary of $77,250. The difference in pay between the public administration professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 100%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $57,780 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $115,700 per year.

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Milwaukee

Criminal Justice
Social Work
Political Science
Business Administration
Business Management
Public Administration

Public administration professional salaries in Milwaukee are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Public Administration schools in Milwaukee


There are 3 accredited public administration schools in the city. Many of Milwaukee's public administration professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Public Administration Programs Offered In Milwaukee


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in public administration offered by Milwaukee's public administration schools.

Student Completed Public Administration Degrees In Milwaukee


Approximately 91 students graduated from public administration courses in 2010.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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